Simmarasi

Simmarasi (transl. Leo) is a 1998 Tamil drama film directed and written by Erode Soundar. The film features Sarathkumar and Kushboo in lead roles whilst Kanaka, Manorama, Anandaraj, and Vineeth play supporting roles.[1][2] The film was one among 1998 Deepavali releases and opened in October to positive reviews. Sarathkumar bagged the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor.[3]

Simmarasi
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Directed byErode Soundar
Produced byR. B. Choudary
Screenplay byErode Soundar
Story byErode Soundar
StarringSarathkumar
Kushboo
Kanaka
Manorama
Anandaraj
Vineeth
Music byS. A. Rajkumar
CinematographyG. Kicha
Edited byV. Jaishankar
Production
company
Release date
  • 19 October 1998 (1998-10-19)
Running time
162 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

PlotEdit

A man named Manickavasagam (Sarathkumar) happens to stop a caste fight in a village. The villagers ask him to remain and help with their conflicts, thus inciting the wrath of Maragatham (Anandaraj). Maragatham is the biggest badman in the village, and he even killed his own brother for marrying into a different caste. Manickavasagam's son Kathir (Vineeth) wants to build a factory, which Manickavasagam will not allow. This makes Kathir ally with Maragatham.

CastEdit

ProductionEdit

Kanaka replaced Gouthami in the film during July 1998.[4]

SoundtrackEdit

The film's soundtrack and background score was composed by musician, S. A. Rajkumar.

Simmarasi
Soundtrack album by
Released1998
Recorded1998
GenreSoundtrack
Length23:02
LabelStar Music
ProducerS. A. Rajkumar
S. A. Rajkumar chronology
Unnidathil Ennai Koduthen
(1998)
Simmarasi
(1998)
Suriya Paarvai
(1999)
Track list
No.TitleLyricsSinger(s)Length
1."Thaayae Thirisooli"S. A. RajkumarKrishnaraj, S. A. Rajkumar6:09
2."Vanathu Nilaveduthu"Kalai KumarP. Unni Krishnan, Swarnalatha4:16
3."Kumbakonam Santhayile"VasanArun Mozhi, Sujatha4:30
4."Paru Thambi Paru"Erode SoundarMano4:02
5."Pacha Manna Thottu"Mu MethaMano, Sujatha4:05
Total length:23:02

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Simma Rasi: Movie Review". Indolink Tamil. Archived from the original on 9 June 2012. Retrieved 10 December 2011.
  2. ^ "Find Tamil Movie Simmarasi". Jointscene. Archived from the original on 25 December 2011. Retrieved 10 December 2011.
  3. ^ https://www.filmibeat.com/tamil/news/2018/r-sarathkumar-birthday-special-these-four-films-prove-that-he-is-terrific-actor/articlecontent-pf257685-275355.html
  4. ^ http://chandrag.tripod.com/july98/